Welcome Waterloo co-op students!
Explore careers, gain experience and earn money through North America's largest co-op program.
Our students are some of the best and brightest, and our employers know it! One thing is for sure: co-op at Waterloo exists because of YOU and your talent.
Now that you're here, we're committed to helping you have the most positive co-op experience possible. Visit the sections below to help you on your way.
- Oct. 8, 2019
The Further Education Fair is coming to the SLC! The annual Fair, on October 23 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., is your chance to learn more about how to take your education to the next level!
Professional and graduate school representatives from Canadian and international universities/colleges will provide information to help you in planning your further education. Representatives from environment, teaching, law, MBA, health, pharmacy, veterinary medicine, social work and college post-degree/certificate programs will be attending.
- Sep. 3, 2019
This story was originally written and published on Imprint by Sunny Fleming.
You might not know exactly what to expect until you get there —
and that’s okay.
I just finished a five-year English co-op program in April.
I came to UW wondering what was in store for me as a student.
I never really gave much thought to what co-op would be like until my second year, when I got my first co-op placement with Humber College.
I was going to work in the Writing Centre as a tutor, and I was beyond excited.
- Aug. 26, 2019
In February 2017, the portfolio of Co-operative and Experiential Education (CEE) was created, consisting of Co-operative Education, Centre for Career Action, CEE Services, WatPD, WatCACE, and Communications and Marketing. For the past two years, CEE has had a very soft launch across campus.